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The first day of school is a busy, busy day filled with learning about each other, collecting/handing out supplies, and teaching procedures. I always try to make it as special as…
Get these reading comprehension passages for K – 2nd, each of which focuses on one sound to help your students excel at reading! Ever since I was a little girl,…
One of my favorite topics to tackle is classroom management. Over the years I’ve tried many tricks… some of them were flops, and others were great additions to my classroom!…
In every classroom, there are always students who will finish their work faster than everyone else. Waiting can become boring, which can then result in fidgety kids and distractions for others….
If you’ve been following me on Instagram for awhile, then you already know that I love Vooks. I’m always looking for ways to make my kids’ screen time more valuable–both…
I am always looking for new and fun ways to encourage participation and good behavior in my classroom. I usually have a bunch of different incentives going at any given time (like…
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Hey, I’m Teri
Mama ❤ Wife ❤ Teacher
Welcome to A Cupcake for the Teacher. I’m so happy you’re here! I love creating fun and engaging learning experiences for K-2 students, as well as sharing time-saving teacher tips. If you’re looking for classroom management tricks, a new holiday craft, or ideas to teach reading, writing, or math, you’re in the right place! Have a look around, grab some freebies, and take all the inspiration you need. Think of me as your teacher bestie down the hall!